The subject of captured and collared woman is one that fascinates throughout history. In the old days of photography models posed as slave- or haremgirl, many movies were made around the subject as well. I tried to built a collection with photos from various photographers (for some I will built a special page later) and... Continue Reading →


In Berlin, during the Weimar period (ca 1920/1930), there were over 1500 Dominatrixes working. Other names used for Female Dominatrixes were Minettes (A common Parisian expression for independent, sexually active women), Dominas, Boot-Girls (Freelance Dominas, they attracted frugal provincial German Suitors, who were led to nearby pensions) Imagine...this was just in one city. Somehow powerfull... Continue Reading →


The maid is perhaps one of the most popular figures in erotic literature and photography, pornographic films, and spanking fetish videos. Many of the earliest known corporal punishment photographs from the 19th century, as well as the first fetish films of the 1930s, show maids being spanked, whipped, and birched by their master or mistress.... Continue Reading →


Most known was Diana Slip Lingerie, photographers like Brassaï, Jean Moral, Roger Schall and Jacques and Charles Biederer photographed for this company. It is also believed Yva Richard (together with his wife Nativa Richard) founded the magazine La Lingerie Moderne, which later could perhaps be sold to Leon Vidal (the owner of Diana Slip Lingerie)... Continue Reading →

Diana Slip Lingerie

1920 - 1940 This French lingerie company from around 1930 was owned by Léon Vidal, and seemed to have been started by Yva Richard who sold his company to Diana Slip in 1920 (since he wanted to focus on his photography more). The company however was much more then just a lingerie company. They made... Continue Reading →


A chastity belt is a locking item of clothing that prevents the wearer from engaging in sexual intercourse and (sometimes) masturbation as well. Versions exist for both male and female. One of the first chastity belts photographed was perhaps from Ostra Studio, the same belt is also seen photographed by Yva Richard. Jacques & Charles... Continue Reading →


Femdom, or female dominance, refers to BDSM activities where the dominant partner is a female. A female dominant is sometimes called a domme or domina. A professional female dominant is often referred to as a dominatrix. The photos presented here are solely F/m, which means a female dominant and submissive male. In the past photographers... Continue Reading →


There are no known spanking daguerreotypes. The earliest spanking photographs date back to the 1850s. Many of these were child spanking photos portraying little boys or girls being punished by their mother. Some were even made into stereograms for 3D viewing. At that time domestic discipline was a more morally acceptable photographic subject than spanking... Continue Reading →


Birch is the name of any tree of the genus Betula. These are generally small to medium-size trees or shrubs, mostly of northern temperate climates. The spanking implement called birch or birch rod is a bundle of twigs cut from a tree, normally the birch tree. Freshly cut or dried out and with twigs and... Continue Reading →

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